Published March 2004
by Boyds Mills Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Alexandra Artigas (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
This is a wonderful, sweet book. It is the story of a little boy who goes to a Memorial Day Parade with his mom. She tells him that there is a "big surprise." As each event in the parade unfolds, from the marching bands to the free candy, he asks if that was the surprise. Each time, his mother tells him that the surprise is even more special. Memorial Day Surprise by Theresa Golding, Alexandra Artigas (Illustrator) A Mom tells her son that there is a "big surprise" at the Memorial Day Celebration. Memorial Day Surprise In this colorful picture book, a mother and son attend a Memorial Day Parade. Mama promises Marco that there will be a “very big surprise,” creating a tone of anticipation. The excitement builds as they join the others lined up along the avenue. Memorial Day Surprise by Theresa Golding (Author), Alexandra Artigas (Illustrator) It’s Memorial Day and Marco and Mama are going to see the parade. On their way, they pass Marco’s grandfather’s home.
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